I hadn't been to the grove in days, neglecting my duty to both the trees and myself. Coming here recharged me, gave me back power and life I found nowhere else.
Christopher Barili grew up in Lake George, New York, but has lived all over the world. He has been writing since he was fourteen years old, when he wrote his first novel. He holds a Bachelor's degree in English from University of Nebraska at Omaha, and a Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Popular Genre Fiction from Western State Colorado University in Gunnison, CO. His short fiction has appeared in the anthology Temporally Out of Order by Zombies Need Brains Press, in three anthologies by Sky Warrior Press, in Zetetic: A Record of Unusual Inquiry, and in several other publications. He sold his first novel, a paranormal romance, under a pseudonym in 2016. He currently lives in Colorado Springs.